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gnomology

[noh-mol-uh-jee]
noun
  1. a collection or anthology of gnomes or aphorisms.
  2. gnomic or aphoristic writing.
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Origin of gnomology

From the Greek word gnōmología, dating back to 1635–45. See gnome2, -o-, -logy
Related formsgno·mo·log·ic [noh-muh-loj-ik] /ˌnoʊ məˈlɒdʒ ɪk/, gno·mo·log·i·cal, adjectivegno·mol·o·gist, noun
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